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Get ONSTAGE FOR WAYS!

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 Join us for the second annual ONSTAGE FOR WAYS event during Children’s Mental Health week. Help raise funds to support a new laundry program for homeless and at-risk youth. SPONSOR. AUDITION. DONATE. Tickets on sale now at Eventbrite:  Click here Make a Donation: Click here To Sponsor or Audition: Click here For more information, contact Dawn Fulmer, Manager,

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Foster Family Fun Day

WAYS’ Foster Support Team is very grateful for our wonderful foster families and hope they all enjoyed the annual Foster Family Fun Day held recently at Greenview Aviaries. Our foster parents are making a huge difference in the lives of the children they care for and we want them to know how much we appreciate all that they do. Thank you from

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YETeam Poetry Slam

WAYS Youth Empowerment Team (YET) recently held a workshop with local Spoken Word Artist, Holly Painter. Working together, the youth were guided through exercises to help them share their stories through poetry and spoken word.  Holly encouraged them to “Share the Love,” and “Find your Voice. “  It wasn’t long before both of these were happening in the room. The

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WAYS Launch Party

On Thursday, October 8th, friends and supporters of WAYS Mental Health Support came together with staff and youth as we launched our new brand identity to the community. We were thrilled to showcase our new WAYS branding and to celebrate the future of our organization. The event took place at the Ivey Spencer Leadership Centre where we also honoured our

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Today marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOTB). We stand together in support of all members of the LGBTQ2+ community as we strive to ensure justice and protection for all. #IDAHOTB2019 ... See MoreSee Less

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Student employment opportunities for youth ages 15-17.We’re hiring students! If you’re 15-17 years old, you could become a Student Test Shopper and work with Tobacco Enforcement Officers to ensure that retailers don’t sell tobacco and vapour products to anyone who is under 19. Apply by June 3: www.healthunit.com/job-details?jobID=231 … #LdnOnt #MXCounty ... See MoreSee Less

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#May14th is Children and Youth in Care Day (#CYICDay). With so many changes happening in #Ontario we want to hear from people who have lived experience in the #childwelfare system and our allies (organizations, service providers, students in training, community members, etc.) on what CYIC Day means for you.

Use Facebook to check in to Ontario Children's Advocacy Coalition and fill out some of the prompts below. Want to submit anonymously? form.jotform.com/plginbby/cyic-prompt

Submissions are open now! Each check in represents solidarity with young people in Ontario.

• “Children and Youth in Care Day is important because….”
• “My recommendations for organizations doing youth engagement are…”
• “For Children and Youth in Care Day I am....”
• “I stand up with vulnerable children and young people in Ontario because…”
• “I am an ally of children and young people in and from child welfare because..."
• “Our organization is in solidarity on May 14th because...”

Share with your networks or tag a friend/colleague in the comments.

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Stay tuned for another announcement about partner project with Adopt4Life - Ontario's Adoptive Parents Association and
Adoption Council of Canada/Conseil d'adoption du Canada for May 14th!
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